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Total crime 40%
Violent crime 14%
Property crime 45%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRidgeway/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,547 (estimate)4,1862,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a161.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a121.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a595.4246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)327 (estimate)885381
Burglaryn/an/an/a539.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a2,219.01,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a541.9228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,220 (estimate)3,3012,200

Key findings

  • Ridgeway crime rates are 40% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ridgeway are 14% lower than the national average
  • In Ridgeway you have a 1 in 65 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ridgeway is safer than 42% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ridgeway has decreased by 4%

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The Ridgeway crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Ridgeway as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Ridgeway crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Ridgeway (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ridgeway

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ridgeway is 1 in 306
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ridgeway is 1 in 83
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ridgeway is 1 in 65

      Year Over Year Crime In Ridgeway (per 100,000 people)

      Ridgeway police department

      ItemRidgewayAlaskaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,171558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a5.43.3

      Sex offenders in Alaska

      StateTotal offendersAlaska /100KNational /100K
      Alaska3,433490266
      There are a total of 3,433 sex offenders in Alaska. This yields a total of 490 sex offenders in Alaska per 100,000 residents which is 84% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cohoe, AK1,3213441,2811,625
      Salamatof, AK1,0744101,5291,939
      Sterling, AK5,6616862,5573,243
      Soldotna, AK4,4713803,5303,910
      Nikiski, AK5,0298303,0963,926
      Kalifornsky, AK8,0158403,1333,973
      Kasilof, AK4071,0553,9334,988
      Ridgeway, AK2,3383271,2201,547

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Spencerville, OH2,3391411,0971,238
      Council Grove, KS2,337197690887
      Carlin, NV2,3371,5099492,458
      Madison, ME2,33659717776
      Gate City, VA2,33602,1722,172
      Ridgeway, AK2,3383271,2201,547
      Source: The Ridgeway, AK crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.